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NEWCOMB | David Hughes stood in the kitchen at Newcomb Central School, cutting pumpkins as light splashed through the windows on a brilliant autumn afternoon. more

Nov 23, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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I have been teaching since 1992, and this will be my last year. The reason I am leaving is that I can no longer allow myself to be subjected to the foul language and disrespect I hear in schools on a daily basis. more

Nov 18, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Concerns are mounting over an intersection in Elizabethtown that residents say has long posed a threat to public safety. more

Nov 9, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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INDIAN LAKE | The Indian Lake Main Street Revitalization Committee sponsored a roundtable discussion last month to highlight energy efficiency programs available to local residents. more

Nov 6, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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FERRISBURGH – With 2017 winding down, the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum just reported one of its best years yet for educating young explorers. more

Nov 5, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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CHESTER | Area residents showed up in full costume for the annual Chester Halloween Parade, Oct. 31. more

Nov 1, 2017 2:30 PM The Sun

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NORTH CREEK | The sidewalks were full of ghouls and goblins, and other less scary costumed creatures, Oct. 28, as families took part in the Nightmare on Main Street in North Creek. more

Nov 1, 2017 1:30 PM The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Gov. Phil Scott, Agriculture Secretary Anson Tebbetts, and  farm to school partners joined students last week to celebrate Vermont’s robust presence in farm to school at the Fletcher Sweet Farm. more

Nov 1, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Halloween is meant to be scary for children — not for their parents. more

Oct 24, 2017 12:30 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors were told just how great the need is for summer meal programs during the Oct. 10 Human Services committee meeting. more

Oct 20, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE | Students at Schroon Lake Central School have become “Wild About Reading.” more

Oct 19, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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JOHNSBURG | Jason Spector told a group of teachers from the True North School Districts that they need to “show up on game day,” as far as meeting the needs of at-risk students. more

Oct 15, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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ESSEX | A hazy morning mist was lifting in the long fields below Lakeside School. more

Oct 6, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

AU SABLE FORKS | The town of Jay will celebrate a new playground for youngsters with food and festivities Saturday, Oct. 7. more

Oct 5, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

The number of illegal immigrants seeking asylum status across the Canadian border north of Plattsburgh will this month likely exceed 4,000... more

Oct 4, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

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BRANT LAKE | The YMCA is trying to provide developmental programs for people of from infants to seniors - but the core group falls into the Y-Achievers program, focusing on middle and high school students. more

Oct 1, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The Clinton County Youth Bureau will sponsor “suicideTALK,” a program that aims to teach area sports coaches how to recognize and address children contemplating suicide, on Oct. 4. more

Sep 30, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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BARRE | Secretary of Education Rebecca Holcombe today announced statewide results from the 2016-17 Smarter Balanced Assessments ... more

Sep 29, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

An article in Seven Days reminded us that back in 2007 the Vermont Legislature set a goal to cut child poverty in half in 10 years. A 14-member panel was charged with getting this done. The deadline passed on June 30. How’d we do? more

Sep 28, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle 1 Comments

MONKTON | Monkton Scout Day is a special day for fun and families. more

Sep 8, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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    Trick or Treat on Safety Street will return to Plattsburgh’s Crete Civic Center on Oct. 27.

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